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  Family Gammaridae

Genus Echinogammarus

    Species E. ischnus -- Wisconsin!
    Species E. afer
    Species E. aquilifer
    Species E. berilloni
    Species E. berytensis
    Species E. calvus
    Species E. cannubinensis
    Species E. catacumbae
    Species E. cyrtus
    Species E. dactylus
    Species E. echinosetosus
    Species E. eisentrauti
    Species E. feminatus
    Species E. finmarchicus
    Species E. foxi
    Species E. klaptoczi
    Species E. lochites
    Species E. longisetosus
    Species E. lusitanus
    Species E. margalefi
    Species E. marinus
    Species E. meridionalis
    Species E. monomerus
    Species E. navaensis
    Species E. obtusatus
    Species E. obtusidens
    Species E. oujdae
    Species E. pacaudi
    Species E. palmyrensis
    Species E. pirloti
    Species E. pseudoaquilifer
    Species E. pungens
    Species E. pungentoides
    Species E. rashiini
    Species E. sicilianus
    Species E. simoni
    Species E. stoerensis
    Species E. tabu
    Species E. tarragonensis
    Species E. trichiatus
    Species E. tripoliensis
    Species E. valedictus
    Species E. villaticus

Taxon Information

The Genus Echinogammarus has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from Wisconsin.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Echinogammarus, (Lowry & Myers, 2012).
  • Echinogammarus, [North America] (Covich et al., 2010).
  • Echinogammarus, 1 introduced species in the Great Lakes [North America] (Smith, 2001).


  • Lowry, J.K. & A.A. Myers. 2012. A phylogeny and classification of the Senticaudata subord. nov. (Crustacea: Amphipoda). ZooTaxa 3610: 1-80. [Available online]
  • Covich, A.P., J.H. Thorp & D.C. Rogers. 2010. Introduction to the Subphylum Crustacea. [in] J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition: 695-723.
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Amphipoda (Scuds, sideswimmers). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 569-584.

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